WBTM

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
WBTM
WBTM-AM 2014.png
City Danville, Virginia
Broadcast area Southern Pittsylvania County, Virginia
Northern Caswell County, North Carolina
Branding "Big Hits 102.5 and 1330 WBTM"
Slogan "In Touch With You"
Frequency 1330 AM kHz
First air date May 24, 1930[1]
Format Classic Hits[2]
Power 5,000 Watts daytime
1,000 Watts nighttime
Class B
Facility ID 52544
Transmitter coordinates 36°36′26.0″N 79°26′1.0″W / 36.607222°N 79.433611°W / 36.607222; -79.433611
Callsign meaning World's Best Tobacco Market
World's Biggest Textile Mill
Former callsigns WBTM (1930-Present)[3]
Affiliations ABC Radio News
Premiere Radio Networks
Owner Piedmont Broadcasting Corporation
Sister stations WAKG
Webcast WBTM Webstream
Website WBTM Online

WBTM is a Classic Hits formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Danville, Virginia, serving Southern Pittsylvania County in Virginia and Northern Caswell County in North Carolina.[2] WBTM is owned and operated by Piedmont Broadcasting Corporation.[4]

Translator[edit]

In addition to the main station, WBTM is relayed by an FM translator to widen its broadcast area.[5]

Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license Facility
ID
ERP
W
Height
m (ft)
Class FCC info
W273CD 102.5 FM Danville, Virginia 5088 140 watts 22.1 m (73 ft) D FCC

References[edit]

  1. ^ Broadcasting Yearbook 2010 (PDF). ProQuest, LLC/Reed Publishing (Nederland), B.V. 2010. p. D-563. Retrieved July 8, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "Arbitron Station Information Profiles". Nielsen Audio/Nielsen Holdings. Retrieved July 8, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Call Sign History". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved July 8, 2015. 
  4. ^ "WBTM Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved July 8, 2015. 
  5. ^ "W273CD Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved January 1, 2015. 

External links[edit]